Yagur

120. Yagur — Sagolem

type: m/v
Departed La Ciotat, France 29 Jul 1946, arrived 11 Aug 1946

ex-Sagolem, built (unk), about 300 tons, old sailing vessel

758 passengers

Captured at sea by British destroyer Brissenden, with only passive resistance. 448 men, 302 women. First group to be taken to Cyprus, on the Empire Rival.

Name: The Jewish settlement of Yagur, where the Palmach stored its arms, had been raided by the British in July 1946.

Name Yagur
Voyage Number
Flag Greece
Gross tons / Year Built 300/
Sailing Date 29 Jul 1946
Country of departure France
Arrival date in Palestine 11 Aug 1946
Result of voyage arrested
Number of immigrants on board 758
Organizer of voyage

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